Contains information about the contributors to the first Catholic Church in the four counties of Western Massachusetts and a record of the Church's income and expenditures; This church evolved into the Holy Name Parish of Chicopee and sheds light on the early Irish Catholic community of Western Massachusetts. Topic: Catholic Church
Publishers' preface dated 1860; 2nd edition has title: Full course of instructions in explanation of the catechism; Spine title: Perry's instructions; M. E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topics: Catechetics--Catholic Church, [M. E. Barry]--Bookplate
Program notes for installation of Christopher John Weldon as Bishop of Springfield at Saint Michael's Cathedral, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 28, 1950. Topics: Consecration of bishops -- Catholic Church, Installation service (Church officers)
With a book seller's catalog (9pp.), titled "The Catholic Publication Society's Books" at end; Signed by M. E. Barry, 23 August 1876, Northampton, Mass. On front end page; M. E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topics: Salvation, Catholic Church--Doctrinal and controversial works--Catholic authors
byBarlow, Thomas, 1607-1691; Catholic Church--Pope (1566-1572: Pius V); Catholic Church--Pope (1534-1549: Paul III)
Signatures A2-Kk; A short account of the contents of this book on last 5pp.; Bound in white board with black buckram; red speckled edges; Spine title: Brutum fulmen. Topics: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603, Henry VIII, King of England, 1491-1547, Catholic...
byPeter Lombard, Bishop of Paris, approximately 1100-1160
Marginal notes; Includes index; Signatures A-Z8; Aa-Zz8; Aaa-Ppp8; Brown buckram and card cover with gilt tooling on front and back; brown speckled edges; M. E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topics: Catholic Church--Controversial literature--Early works to 1800, Theology, Doctrinal--Middle Ages,...
byBellarmino, Roberto Francesco Romolo, Saint, 1542-1621
With a final errata leaf; "Publish'd for the benefit of the translatour"; M.E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College; Description based on print version record. Topics: Death--Religious aspects--Catholic Church--Early works to 1800, Christian life
byIves, L. Silliman (Levi Silliman), 1797-1867--Trials of a mind in its progress to Catholicism
Half title: Review of Bishop Ives' "Trials of a mind"; Added engraved t.p.; Bound in red textured cloth, with blind-stamped ornamental border and gilt-stamped illustration in the center and spine; gilt lettering on spine; "The third epistle of St. Peter to the preachers, elders, and rulers of the church" on pp.249-52; Signed by M. E. Barry on front end paper; M. E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topics: Ives, L. Silliman (Levi Silliman), 1797-1867--Trials of a mind in its progress to Catholicism,...
byCatholic Church, Pope (1846-1878: Pius IX); Bourke, Ulick J. (Ulick Joseph), 1829-1887, tr. & ed.; Catholic Church, Pope (1846-1878: Pius IX)
Text in English, French, Irish, and Latin; Partly in verse; Partly in two columns; Bound in cobalt blue textured cloth with blind-stamped ornamental border on front and back of cover; gilt-stamped illustration in the center of the front cover with gilt lettering in Irish (Gaelic) and in Latin (above the Virgin Mary); gilt lettering on spine; yellow end papers; Advertisements on the last two pages [pp.1-2]; Preface signed St. Jarlath's College, Tuam, and dated on the Feast of the Patronage of... Topics: Catholic Church--Pope (1846-1878: Pius IX)--Ineffabilis Deus (8 Dec. 1854), Catholic...
Spine title: Trials of the mind; Bound in brown textured cloth with blind-stamped ornamental border and blind-stamped ornamental design in the center of the front and back cover; gilt lettering on spine with gilt tooling; Dedicated by the author to "his late brethren of the Protestant Episcopate and Clergy, to those amongst whom he so long ministered, and to all who pray to be 'led into the way of truth. . . ."; Previously owned by St. Francis Church, Rev. Clynch, Pastor, in North... Topics: Catholic converts--Biography, Catholic Church--Doctrines--Catholic authors, Episcopal...